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the requirement of dangerous goods store for cat 2 and cat5

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    FIRE SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR STORAGE OF CATEGORY 2

    DANGEROUS GOODS (COMPRESSED GAS)--There are 26 requirements. Some of them are:

    1.The dangerous goods store constructed of fire resisting materials throughout shall be provided in accordance with plans approved by the Director of Fire Services.

    2.The actual layout of the installation shall be in accordance with plans approved by the Director of Fire Services.

    3.Plans of the store shall be approved by the Building Authority and the Director of Fire Services before construction work is commenced.

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    8.High and low ventilators for natural ventilation covered internally with metal wire gauze of nominal aperture size not greater than 12mm and externally with non-corrodible metal gratings shall be provided for the store.

    Go to the website for all the requirements.

    http://www.hkfsd.gov.hk/home/eng/source/licensing/...

    FIRE SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR STORAGE OF

    CATEGORY 5 DANGEROUS GOODS (SUBSTANCES GIVING OFF INFLAMMABLE VAPOUR)- There are 30 requirements. Some of them are:

    7.Natural or mechanical ventilation shall be provided to ensure adequate air movement at high and low levels of dangerous goods storage.

    8.For natural ventilation, fixed and permanent openings at high and low levels shall be provided. A minimum of five air changes per hour or ventilation openings having a total area equivalent to 1-3% of the total area of the walls and roof of the store shall be provided.

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    28.No illegal shades over any dangerous goods storage area shall be erected.

    29.Ventilation openings shall not be obstructed on either side by container stacks, dirt or rubbish.

    30.Empty tins/drums shall be placed in the store.

    Go to the website for all the requirements.

    http://www.hkfsd.gov.hk/home/eng/source/licensing/...

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